Agenda

VILLAGE BOARD MEETING

VILLAGE OF BIRNAMWOOD

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2020

Matsche Center, 363 Railroad St.

7:00 p.m.

  1. Call to order
  2. Pledge of Allegiance
  3. Adoption of agenda
  4. Motion to deviate from the order of agenda if necessary
  5. Public comments
  6. Reading and approval of minutes
  7. Approval to pay bills as presented
  8. Old business
  9. Coronavirus update
  10. Review Harter’s contract
  11. Committee reports
    1. Finance & Insurance – set levy & adopt budget
    1. Property & Land Use – Backes Store lot sale, American Legion lot, bike trail
    1. Parks/Events/Sidewalks – merry-go-rounds-Spring
    1. Water/Sewer/Streets – Corazalla Dr. sod removal
    1. Ordinances – review/adopt ordinances?
    1. Clerk communications
  12. New Business

A: truck purchase

B: Chris review

C: Next meeting – December 14, 2020

It is possible that members of and possibly a quorum  of members of other governmental bodies of the Municipality may be in attendance at the above stated meeting to gather information; no action will be taken by any governmental body at the above stated meeting other than the governmental body specifically referred to above in this notice.

Please note, that upon reasonable notice, efforts will be made to accommodate the needs of disabled individuals through appropriate aids and services. For additional information or to request this service, contact the Village Clerk at 715-449-2001 or PO Box M, Birnamwood, WI 54414. Accommodations due to disability can be made by calling 715-449-3141 or 715-449-2001.

LAURI KLUMPYAN, CLERK

Posted Monday, November 16, 2020

Board minutes 11/9/20

PROCEEDINGS OF REGULAR MEETING NOVEMBER 9 2020
A regular meeting of the Birnamwood Village Board was held on Monday evening, November 9, 2020
at the Matsche Center.
All members were present.
Also present: Dale Marth-Adv. Disp., Ed Resch, Bob ?, Roger & Judi Hegewald & Tom Gatz
President Sprague called the meeting to order at 7:05 p.m.
Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
Question was asked if it is allowable for sales of bear bait at the corner of Hwy 45 & N? It is allowable
as long as highway right of way is observed. 
Minutes were read and approved. 
Bills were presented.
R.Resch/Behm m/s/c to approve bills as presented. Roll call vote – all yes. 
Speed sign reports show that drivers continue to drive above posted limits.
R.Resch/Schmidt m/s/c to accept garbage collection bid from Harter’s Fox Valley Disposal as presented.
Weekly collection, 95 gal. cart, every other week recycling with 95 gal. cart, $12.75 per mo., billed 
quarterly with 5 year contract.  Roll call vote – all yes. 
Ann Schmidt is working on the sale of Backes lot to Chet & Emil’s.
Schmidt/R.Resch m/s/c to donate $100.00 to the “Letters to Santa” event. Roll call vote – all yes.
A record turnout for elections on November 3rd at 375 voters.
Only one bid was received for snow removal. K&D Construction – 5 yd. end loader $125 per hour,
20 yd. quad dump truck $100 per hour, skid steer $95 per hour. Klumpyan/Schmidt m/s/c to
accept bid. Roll call vote – all yes.
Clerk presented preliminary budget considerations and tax levy numbers. 
Receipts for October were reported.
Schmidt/Klumpyan m/s/c to adjourn at 9:00 p.m.
Lauri Klumpyan, clerk/treasurer

11/3/20 Election results

GENERAL ELECTION 11/3/2020
375 VOTERS – 363 SHAWANO, 12 MARATHON
79 ABSENTEES – 76 SHAWANO, 3 MARATHON
PRESIDENTSHAWANO REG OF DEEDS
Biden/Harris129Amy Dillenburg315
Trump/Pence235
Blankenship/Mohr3MARATHON REG OF DEEDS
Jorgensen/Cohen7Dean Stratz10
Carroll/Patel0
CONGRESS #8
Amanda Stuck121
Mike Gallagher242
CONGRESS #7
Tricia Zunker6
Tom Tiffany6
STATE SENATOR #12
Ed Vocke125
Mary Czaja-Felzkowski243
ASSEMBLY #35
Tyler Rupprecht126
Calvin Callahan242
SHAWANO DA
Greg Parker205
Aaron Damrau147
MARATHON DA
Theresa Wetzsteon9
SHAWANO COUNTY CLERK
Pam Schmidt317
MARATHON COUNTY CLERK
Kim Trueblood10
SHAWANO COUNTY TREASURER
Debra Wallace314
MARATHON COUNTY TREASURER
Connie Beyersdorff10

Agenda

VILLAGE BOARD MEETING

VILLAGE OF BIRNAMWOOD

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2020

Matsche Center, 363 Railroad St.

7:00 p.m.

  1. Call to order
  2. Pledge of Allegiance
  3. Adoption of agenda
  4. Motion to deviate from the order of agenda if necessary
  5. Public comments
  6. Reading and approval of minutes
  7. Approval to pay bills as presented
  8. Old business
  9. Coronavirus update
  10. Speed sign reports
  11. Garbage bids
  12. Committee reports
    1. Finance & Insurance
    1. Property & Land Use – Backes Store lot sale, American Legion lot, bike trail
    1. Parks/Events/Sidewalks – merry-go-rounds-Spring
    1. Water/Sewer/Streets – Corazalla Dr. sod removal
    1. Ordinances – review/adopt ordinances?
    1. Clerk communications
  13. New Business

A: snow removal bids

B: budget preparations

C: Next meeting – November 23, 2020

It is possible that members of and possibly a quorum  of members of other governmental bodies of the Municipality may be in attendance at the above stated meeting to gather information; no action will be taken by any governmental body at the above stated meeting other than the governmental body specifically referred to above in this notice.

Please note, that upon reasonable notice, efforts will be made to accommodate the needs of disabled individuals through appropriate aids and services. For additional information or to request this service, contact the Village Clerk at 715-449-2001 or PO Box M, Birnamwood, WI 54414. Accommodations due to disability can be made by calling 715-449-3141 or 715-449-2001.

LAURI KLUMPYAN, CLERK

Posted Monday, November 2, 2020

Board minutes 10/26/20

PROCEEDINGS OF REGULAR MEETING OCTOBER 26, 2020
A regular meeting of the Birnamwood Village Board was held on Monday evening, October 26, 2020
at the Matsche Center.
All members were present.
Also present: Dale Marth-Adv. Disp., Ed Resch & Tom Gatz
President Sprague called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m.
Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
Discussion was held on garbage collection.
Minutes were read and approved. 
Bills were presented.
Schmidt/Dombrowski m/s/c to approve bills as presented. Roll call vote – all yes. 
A letter will be sent to Advanced Disposal stating we are not renewing our current contract and
are seeking bids for a new contract. 
Backes Store demo is complete. Klumpyan/Behm m/s/c to sell lot to Chet & Emil’s for $18,500.00. 
Roll call vote – all yes with R. Resch & C. Resch abstaining. 
Railroad St./Wausau St. survey is complete. We will contact Ann Schmidt in regard to the sale of
Store lot and updating parcels for park and American Legion.
Sod still needs to be removed along Corazalla Dr.
Jody retyped ordinances for Compression Brakes & Snow & Ice removal. 
Clerk submitted a request from Homestead Church for use of Matsche Center. After discussion
it was decided not to accommodate their request for weekly rental to keep the center available
for community residents.
R.Resch/Dombrowski m/s/c to adjourn at 9:05 p.m.
Lauri Klumpyan, clerk/treasurer

Agenda

VILLAGE BOARD MEETING

VILLAGE OF BIRNAMWOOD

MONDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2020

Matsche Center, 363 Railroad St.

7:00 p.m.

  1. Call to order
  2. Pledge of Allegiance
  3. Adoption of agenda
  4. Motion to deviate from the order of agenda if necessary
  5. Public comments
  6. Reading and approval of minutes
  7. Approval to pay bills as presented
  8. Old business
  9. Coronavirus update
  10. Speed sign reports
  11. Garbage bids
  12. Committee reports
    1. Finance & Insurance
    1. Property & Land Use – Backes Store demo update, survey update, bike trail
    1. Parks/Events/Sidewalks – merry-go-rounds-Spring
    1. Water/Sewer/Streets – Corazalla Dr. sod removal
    1. Ordinances – review/adopt ordinances?
    1. Clerk communications
  13. New Business

A:

B: events

  1. Fall General Election November 3

C: Next meeting – November 9, 2020

It is possible that members of and possibly a quorum  of members of other governmental bodies of the Municipality may be in attendance at the above stated meeting to gather information; no action will be taken by any governmental body at the above stated meeting other than the governmental body specifically referred to above in this notice.

Please note, that upon reasonable notice, efforts will be made to accommodate the needs of disabled individuals through appropriate aids and services. For additional information or to request this service, contact the Village Clerk at 715-449-2001 or PO Box M, Birnamwood, WI 54414. Accommodations due to disability can be made by calling 715-449-3141 or 715-449-2001.

LAURI KLUMPYAN, CLERK

Posted Monday, October 19, 2020

10/12/20 board minutes

PROCEEDINGS OF REGULAR MEETING OCTOBER 12, 2020
A regular meeting of the Birnamwood Village Board was held on Monday evening, October 12, 2020
at the Matsche Center.
President Sprague was absent. 
Also present: Dale Marth-Adv. Disp., Judith Welch-Harter’s, Chris Jensen, Miriam Nelson,  
Tom Gatz, Deputy Eric Chernetski & Ed Resch
Ron Resch was appointed to Chair the meeting in President Sprague’s absence.
Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
Garbage collection bids were opened. Review of bids attached. 
Deputy Chernetski stated he would be attending meetings periodically to get input and answer 
questions anyone might have. He will be patrolling the area on a regular basis. 
Minutes were read and approved. 
Bills were presented.
Schmidt/Dombrowski m/s/c to approve bills as presented. Roll call vote – all yes. 
Backes Store demo is in progress.
Railroad St./Wausau St. survey in progress.
The cost for K & D Construction to repair driveway at 455 Main St. was $900.00. 
Behm/Schmidt m/s/c to accept proposal from Zilisch Asphalt to do driveway repair on Birch St.
and 4 patches from culverts on Corazalla Dr. for $5,610.00. Roll call vote – all yes.
Sod needs to be shaved along Corazalla Dr. to help with water flow. 
Request for pictures of cats & dogs to be submitted with license applications.
Schmidt/Klumpyan m/s/c to adopt amended ATV/UTV ordinance.  Roll call vote – all yes.
A building permit was issued to TLC Autobody.
Receipts for September were reported.
Schmidt/Behm m/s/c to adjourn at 8:25 p.m.
Lauri Klumpyan, clerk/treasurer

10/12/20 Agenda

VILLAGE BOARD MEETING

VILLAGE OF BIRNAMWOOD

MONDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2020

Matsche Center, 363 Railroad St.

7:00 p.m.

  1. Call to order
  2. Pledge of Allegiance
  3. Adoption of agenda
  4. Motion to deviate from the order of agenda if necessary
  5. Public comments
  6. Reading and approval of minutes
  7. Approval to pay bills as presented
  8. Old business
  9. Coronavirus update
  10. Speed sign reports
  11. Committee reports
    1. Finance & Insurance
    1. Property & Land Use – Backes Store demo update, survey update, bike trail
    1. Parks/Events/Sidewalks – merry-go-rounds-Spring
    1. Water/Sewer/Streets
    1. Ordinances – review/adopt ATV/UTV ordinance & others
    1. Clerk communications
  12. New Business

A: Garbage bids

B: events

  1. Fall General Election November 3

C: Next meeting – October 26, 2020

It is possible that members of and possibly a quorum  of members of other governmental bodies of the Municipality may be in attendance at the above stated meeting to gather information; no action will be taken by any governmental body at the above stated meeting other than the governmental body specifically referred to above in this notice.

Please note, that upon reasonable notice, efforts will be made to accommodate the needs of disabled individuals through appropriate aids and services. For additional information or to request this service, contact the Village Clerk at 715-449-2001 or PO Box M, Birnamwood, WI 54414. Accommodations due to disability can be made by calling 715-449-3141 or 715-449-2001.

LAURI KLUMPYAN, CLERK

Posted Monday, October 5, 2020

9/28/20 Board minutes

PROCEEDINGS OF REGULAR MEETING SEPTEMBER 28, 2020
A regular meeting of the Birnamwood Village Board was held on Monday evening, September 28, 2020
at the Matsche Center.
All members were present.
Also present: Diane Haas, Cheleng Lor & Ed Resch.
President Sprague called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m. 
Pledge of Allegiance was recited.
Cheleng Lor was interested in how the billing was done for the High St project & wanted to make sure
his driveway is repaired.
Minutes were read and approved. 
Bills were presented.
R.Resch/Schmidt m/s/c to approve bills as presented. Roll call vote – all yes. 
Speed sign reports show that 97% of drivers are speeding.
Joint Powers Agreement with Marathon Cunty was signed.
Stage coach has been installed in Birchwood Parl.
Phase 1 & 2 on Corazalla Dr. is complete. High St. is complete. Matthew Dr. is complete.
Grass will need to be cut back along Corazalla St. for better water flow.
President Sprague presented a new breakdown of the High St. costs. New invoices will be sent
to the affected parties. 
ATV/UTV ordinance was reviewed. Amended ordinance will be signed at the next meeting.
Discussion was held in regard to the delinquent water/sewer accounts. 
R. Resch/Behm m/s/c to adjourn at 8:50 p.m.
Lauri Klumpyan, clerk/treasurer

Trick or Treating

Village of Birnamwood will have Trick or Treating on Saturday, October 31st, 4:30-7:00 p.m.

This event is not Village sponsored.

If you wish to participate, you must participate at your own risk.

Maintain physical distancing if possible.

Only visit homes with porch lights turned on.

If you have a temperature or any signs of illness, please do not participate.

Be Safe, Stay Safe!